You can make a difference in the lives of New England Native American youth and their communities by becoming a part of the Gedakina family of supporters. You can help fulfill Gedakina’s vision to create long-term, positive social change by making a tax-deductible financial contribution or land donation.
There are many ways to contribute financially such as cash gifts, planned giving, contributing to our Capital Campaign, or becoming a Sustaining Supporter through annual giving.
A gift to Gedakina is an investment in the future and a way to honor and show respect for the Original Peoples of this land. Any and all gifts are greatly appreciated.
Click here to donate online via PayPal (no account necessary).
We recognize the financial hardships that many people face in today’s economy, so Gedakina provides all of its activities for children and youth at no cost to participants or their families.
Every November we also conduct our annual Thanksgiving Fundraising campaign where 100% of all funding received goes to the purchase and distribution of turkeys, food baskets and grocery store gift cards to individuals and families that can use a helping hand during the holiday season.
Donations can be specified towards an individual program or as general support. We appreciate every dollar received and put all donations to good use. Donations can be made through the secure PayPal option above, or by mailing a check or money order to:
Regional Office and Massachusetts address: Gedakina, Inc. – PO Box 2363 – Amherst, MA 01004
Maine address: Gedakina, Inc. – PO Box 2478 – Bangor, ME 04402
Vermont address: Gedakina, Inc. – PO Box 9061 – Essex, VT 05451
Please contact Rick Pouliot, (413) 549-1320, to discuss any of the following:
- Donations of excellent quality or new camping and canoeing gear
- Donations of non-perishable food items or turkeys during October and November for the Thanksgiving Assistance Program – you will be connected with a community coordinator in your area
- Broader charitable options such as planned giving, gift annuities or land donations
All donations are tax deductible as allowed by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). Gedakina, Inc. is a 501c3 non-profit EIN:33-1075692 in good standing in Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Vermont. Thank you for your consideration and support.